South Carolina -- Biography.
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Ethel Evangeline Martin Bolden papers
Scope and Contents This collection consists of approximately fifteen linear feet of manuscripts and related materials providing important insights into the life and work of educator, librarian, and community leader Ethel Martin Bolden (1918-2002) in Columbia and throughout the greater South Carolina area. Augmenting the collection is a unit of material associated with Ethel Bolden’s elder son, astronaut Charles Bolden, Jr. (b.1946). Bolden received a B.S. degree from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1968,...
Sigmund Abeles papers
Scope and Contents Sigmund Abeles wrote in his “Recollections of Skowhegan:"I was taken to Myrtle Beach, S. C. at age two and a half by my recently separated Mother. In the educationally marginal, deep south's segregated schools I attended there were no art teachers and art was not taught. I discovered art and learned by myself after I obtained my drivers licence at fourteen and taught myself to draw from the extensive and fine collection of American figurative sculptures there [Brookgreen Gardens]...
Dates: 1899 - 2004
Found in: South Caroliniana Library / Sigmund Abeles papers
Virginia Gurley Meynard papers
Scope and Contents Two and one-half linear feet, 1835-1850 and ca. 1975-1997, reflect in part the research interests and accomplishments of Texas-born Virginia Gurley Meynard, a former journalist and public relations counselor, who for the past several decades has contributed significantly to the historical, civic, and cultural milieu of Columbia, her adopted South Carolina home.When Virginia Meynard published The Venturers: The Hampton, Harrison and Earle Families of Virginia, South Carolina and...
Dates: 1835 - 1997